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Steven Barnes

USA (1952 - )
Husband of Tananarive Due

Steven Barnes is a novelist, and a short story writer, television script writer, screenplay writer, lecturer, creative consultant, and martial arts authority. A Los Angeles native and later resident of Vancouver, Washington, Steven Emory Barnes is the third African American author after 1960 to have chosen science fiction and fantasy writing as his primary profession. Barnes established himself through the 1980s as a determined and disciplined writer, one who had followed a cherished childhood dream to become a commercially successful professional writer.Read more:
Dream Park (with Larry Niven)
1. Dreampark (1981)
2. The Barsoom Project (1989)
3. The California Voodoo Game (1991)
     aka The Voodoo Game
4. The Moon Maze Game (2011)

Aubrey Knight
1. Streetlethal (1983)
2. Gorgon Child (1989)
3. Firedance (1993)
Heorot (with Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle)
1. The Legacy of Heorot (1987)
2. The Dragons of Heorot (1995)
     aka Beowulf's Children
Lion's Blood
1. Lion's Blood (2002)
2. Zulu Heart (2003)
Great Sky Woman
1. Great Sky Woman (2006)
2. Shadow Valley (2009)
Tennyson Hardwick
1. Casanegra (2007) (with Tananarive Due and Blair Underwood)
2. In the Night of the Heat (2008) (with Tananarive Due and Blair Underwood)
3. From Cape Town with Love (2010) (with Tananarive Due and Blair Underwood)
4. South by Southeast (2012) (with Tananarive Due and Blair Underwood)
The Tennyson Hardwick Collection (omnibus) (2012) (with Tananarive Due)

Devil's Wake (with Tananarive Due)
1. Devil's Wake (2012)
2. Domino Falls (2013)
Magic Goes Away (with Larry Niven)
The Seascape Tattoo (2016)
Series contributed to
Anthologies containing stories by Steven Barnes
Short stories
The Locusts (1979) (with Larry Niven)Hugo (nominee)
Sand Man (1995)

Hugo Best Novellette nominee (1980) : The Locusts
John W Campbell Memorial Award Best Novel nominee (2003) : Lion's Blood: A Novel of Slavery and Freedom in an Alternate America

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